President’s and Provost’s Task Force on Racial Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (REDI)

Co-chairs

  • Felicia Washington, Senior Vice President of Human Resources
  • Manuel Pastor, Distinguished Professor, Sociology and American Studies & Ethnicity, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Ex-officio

  • Ange-Marie Hancock Alfaro, Dean’s Professor of Gender Studies and Professor of Political Science, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
  • Erroll Southers, Professor of the Practice in National and Homeland Security, Price School of Public Policy; Director, Safe Communities Institute; Director of Homegrown Violent Extremism Studies
  • Pedro A. Noguera, Emery Stoops and Joyce King Stoops Dean, Rossier School of Education
  • Tracy Poon Tambascia, Vice President, Academic Senate; Professor of Clinical Education, Rossier School of Education
  • Elizabeth Graddy, Executive Vice Provost; Jeffrey J. Miller Chair in Government, Business, and the Economy

Faculty Members

  • Shaun Harper, Provost Professor of Education and Business; Clifford and Betty Allen Chair in Urban Leadership, Rossier School of Education and Marshall School of Business; USC Race and Equity Center Founder and Executive Director
  • Ruth Chung, Professor of Clinical Education, Rossier School of Education
  • Camille Gear Rich, Associate Provost for Faculty and Student Initiatives in the Social Sciences; Professor of Law and Sociology, Gould School of Law
  • Sharoni Little, Associate Dean and Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer; Professor of Clinical Business Communication, Marshall School of Business
  • Ricky Bluthenthal, Associate Dean for Social Justice; Professor of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
  • Melissa Durham, Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy; Assistant Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, School of Pharmacy
  • Parveen Parmar, Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine
  • Leana Golubchik, Stephen and Etta Varra Professor and Professor of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering; Director, Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)
  • Moh El-Naggar, Robert D. Beyer (’81) Early Career Chair in Natural Sciences and Professor of Physics and Astronomy and Chemistry, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
  • Tara McPherson, Professor; Chair, Division of Cinema & Media Studies, School of Cinematic Arts
  • Nao Bustamante, Professor; Director of MFA Art, Roski School of Art and Design
  • Luis Alfaro, Associate Professor of Dramatic Writing, School of Dramatic Arts
  • Maria Aranda, Associate Professor, Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work; Director of the Edward Roybal Institute
  • Varun Soni, Vice Provost for Campus Wellness and Crisis Intervention; Dean of Religious Life
  • Brandi Jones, Vice Dean for Diversity & Strategic Initiatives, Associate Professor of Engineering Education Practice, Viterbi School of Engineering

Staff Representatives

  • Billy Vela, Center Director, La CASA
  • Kim Tabari, Organizational Development Director, USC Equity Research Institute
  • Erika Chesley, USC Staff Assembly President, Associate Director, Engagement and Communications, USC Auxiliary Services
  • Stacy Giwa, Vice President of Culture, Ethics and Compliance
  • Michael Gorse, Center Supervisor, LGBT Resource Center
  • Christine Street, Associate Vice Provost, Institutional Accessibility and ADA Compliance
  • Jonathan Wang, Center Director, Asian Pacific American Student Services

Staff Ex-Officio

Student Representatives

Undergraduate Students

  • Moakeah Rivera, Co-Director, Native American Student Assembly
  • Anna Cockrell

Graduate Students

  • Quinn Anex-Ries, Graduate Student Government, Director of Diversity & Equity – Advocacy
  • Annie V. Lam, Rossier School of Education, Doctor of Education in Organizational Change & Leadership